Monthly Archives: februari 2016

MedTech West lunch seminar with Lina Bunketorp Käll: Functional basis for brain plasticity in reconstructive upper-limb surgery in tetraplegia

[caption id="attachment_3360" align="alignleft" width="256"] Lina Bunketorp Käll[/caption] On 29 February you are welcome to a lunch seminar about Functional basis for brain plasticity in reconstructive upper-limb surgery in tetraplegia. This seminar will be presented by Lina Bunketorp Käll, Ph.D., RPT at the Center for Advanced Reconstruction of Extremities (C.A.R.E), Sahlgrenska University Hospital/ Mölndal. Although spinal…
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Doctoral Thesis Defense: Qaiser Mahmood at the Department of Signals and Systems, Chalmers

On April 1st, Qaiser Mahmood from the Department of Signals and Systems at Chalmers is defending his doctoral thesis: Unsupervised Segmentation of Head Tissues from Multi-Modal Magnetic Resonance Images: With Application to EEG Source Localization and Stroke Detection. Faculty Opponent is Dr. Ali R. Khan, Robarts Research Institute, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.   Date: Friday April 1st, 2016 Time: 10.00 Place: Room…
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Utlysningen “Innovatörer i vård och omsorg” är nu öppen för ansökningar

Nu är Medtech4Health-utlysningen "Innovatörer i vård och omsorg" öppen för ansökningar. Man kan söka för lönekostnader och övriga projektspecifika kostnader i projekt som syftar till utveckling, analys eller utvärdering av medicintekniska innovationer i vården. Du som söker ska vara anställd inom vård och omsorg, hos offentliga eller privata vårdgivare, och varje projekt kan beviljas 100 000- 1…
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A MedTech West seminar: Functional basis for brain plasticity in reconstructive upper-limb surgery in tetraplegia

Although spinal cord injury (SCI) remains incurable, surgical recon-struction of the arm and hand in tetraplegia is a powerful tool to restore upper extremity functions and personal freedom, e.g. the ability to groom, self-feed, self-catheterize, lift objects, write, swim, maneuver wheel-chair and drive a car. Tendon transfers are the most common procedure in which the distal end…
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